September 14, 2021
Kiswe Appoints Ruby Kam as Chief Financial Officer
Former CFO of UnitedHealthcare National Accounts joins leadership team.
NEW PROVIDENCE, NEW JERSEY - SEPTEMBER 14, 2021 - Kiswe, the interactive video company, has appointed Ruby Kam as chief financial officer to lead the next phase of the company’s growth, as it continues to see strong global demand for its ability to deliver premium virtual experiences that connect and engage audiences anywhere.
Kam brings more than 20 years of leadership experience in finance, strategy, product and account management. Kam will be responsible for the company’s strategic finance, investor relations, human resources and accounting functions.
Most recently, Kam served as chief financial officer of UHC National Accounts, where she led all aspects of financial strategy, forecasting, and planning for the business unit, overseeing four billion USD in annual revenue and over 400 clients. Prior to joining UnitedHealth Group, Kam worked at TCR, a New York-based private equity firm, and was also previously a strategy consultant with McKinsey & Company. She received her BA in economics from Columbia College and also holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.
“We are delighted to welcome Ruby to the team,” said Kiswe CEO Mike Schabel. “Last year, we grew the company’s revenue 10x in 2020 over 2019 and we expect to break our own growth records in 2021 as we scale to meet the global demand for our cloud-based interactive video solutions for content creators and rights holders. Ruby’s strategic vision and financial acumen will be instrumental to the continued hyper growth of the company, and her experience will help lead the team on our journey to become an industry leader for interactive video.”
Kam added, “I am honored to join the world class leadership team at Kiswe. They are each incredibly impressive as individuals and when they come together the sum is greater than the parts. It’s an exciting time to come on board as the company continues to exceed revenue forecasts and break new ground in the rapidly changing environment of interactive digital consumer experiences.”
The news follows a record year for Kiswe, which reported 537.2 million interactive engagements in nearly 200 countries in 2020.
Kiswe is the interactive video company that creates real-time live streams to engage digital audiences and unique communities around the world. By partnering with sports rights holders, Kiswe Studio enables remote commentators to transform live games into multiple viewing experiences via personalized content and local languages. Kiswe's platform enables the delivery of the largest digital pay-per-view events and unlocks ways for fans and audience members to contribute to the live events, bringing media companies’ live content ever closer to their consumers. Kiswe is headquartered in New Jersey, USA and has offices in New York, Seoul, Hasselt and Singapore. Learn more at http://www.kiswe.com.
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